Indian Harbor man charged in two felony theft incidents

May 22, 2015
Thomas Earl McClendon, 55, of Lands End Court in Indian Harbor, was arrested May 8 by a Sheriff’s Office deputy and charged with two felony charges accusing him of theft more than $1,500/less than $20,000, Hood County Jail booking desk records show.

Granbury woman charged in felony drug arrest

May 22, 2015
Alison Adrienne Davis, 42, of the 8800 block of Cartwright in Granbury, was arrested May 11 by a Sheriff’s Office deputy and charged with a felony count of possession of a controlled substance, more than 4 grams/less than 200 grams, Hood County Jail records show.

Government offices closed Memorial Day

May 22, 2015
City and county offices will be closed Monday, May 25, in observance of Memorial Day.

Hillsboro man charged in felony theft case

May 21, 2015
Brian Wayne Lasiter, 37, Hillsboro, was arrested May 6 by a Granbury Police officer and charged with theft under $1,500, with two or more theft convictions, according to Hood County Jail booking desk records.

Granbury man facing felony burglary charge

May 21, 2015
Louis Lee Slate III, 26, Elizabeth Boulevard, Granbury, was arrested May 7 by a Sheriff’s Office deputy and charged with a felony count of burglary of a habitation, Hood County Jail booking records show.

Flooding possible this weekend

May 21, 2015
The rain’s probably not over. Flooding is possible from heavy rain this weekend, according to the National Weather Service.

June 1 deadline for United Coop scholarships

May 21, 2015
United Cooperative Services will provide $50,000 in energy scholarship awards to 14 students who are members of the cooperative.  Applications must be filled out online. The scholarship application process runs through June 1.

Names of two arrested on E. Bridge Street released

May 20, 2015
Granbury police chief Mitch Galvan released the names of the two people arrested after shots were fired on E. Bridge Street Wednesday morning. Donald Wayne Marlow Jr., 56, has been charged with deadly conduct and Alicia M. Cutchen, 33, has been charged with assault family violence. According to Galvan, the two had been arguing all morning and the shots originated from their residence. Marlow also had injuries to his arm allegedly caused by Cutchen.

Sports Updates

Recapping Tolar at state track

May 16, 2015
Tolar had 10 athletes (7 boys, 3 girls), believeed to be the most ever from the school, competing at the UIL Class 2A State Track and Field Meet Friday and Saturday at the University of Texas in Austin. Here are the results:
Rodie Brister, gold medal in pole vault, 15-3; seventh in 110-meter hurdles, 15.64.
Colt Jones, fifth in 800 run, 2:00.71; Jake Jones, seventh in 800, 2:05.28.
Kaleb Gilliam, seventh in 400 dash, 51.54.
800 relay (Blake Watson, Ty Cochrane, Blayne Denton, C. Jones), eighth, 1:32.33.
1600 relay (Watson, Denton, C. Jones, Gilliam), 3:27.15.
Tristyn Klein, seventh in discus, 113-1.
Allison Lee, ninth in 800 run, 2:33.06.
Hannah Lee, eighth in 100 hurdles, 16.33.

Axtell ends Tolar season with 21-9 win

May 16, 2015
Axtell’s offense exploded for a 21-9 win over Tolar in the deciding Game 3 area baseball playoff Saturday at Mansfield Summit. Tolar won the first game 5-3 last night, and Axtell took the second 4-3. Tolar finished the season 16-4-1.

Roberts fifth with best showing yet at state track

May 15, 2015
Lipan’s Lanie Roberts finished fifth in the 1600-meter run in the UIL Class A State Track and Field Meet Friday. She posted a time of 5:42, the second-fastest time of her career. She qualified in the 800 as a freshman and in the 800 and 1600 last year as a sophomore.

Tolar’s Brister wins state pole vault championship

May 15, 2015
Rodie Brister of Tolar capped his high school pole vaulting career by winning a gold medal at the UIL Class 2A State Track and Field Meet at the University of Texas in Austin Friday. Brister cleared a career-best 15 feet, 3 inches, actually hitting the bar as he went over, but it stayed in place to give him the title. Brister placed sixth in this same meet as a sophomore. He joins 1977 long jumper Kevin Fry as who are believed to be the only track athletes in Tolar history to win a gold medal at state.